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A Guide to the Florida East Coast Railway Ledgers

Finding aid created by Stephen Jackson

University of Florida Smathers Libraries - Special and Area Studies Collections
December 2007

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Florida East Coast Railway
Title: Florida East Coast Railway Ledgers
Dates: 1907-1909
Abstract: Payroll information from the Florida East Coast Railway Company.
Extent: 0.1 Linear feet. 4 volumes.
Identification: PKY 88.029
Language(s): English

Biographical/Historical Note

The Florida East Coast Railway Company was founded by Henry Flagler for the purpose of increasing the ease of travel to Florida, originally to St. Augustine and eventually to all of the state's east coast.

Scope and Content

These payroll ledgers contain the names, dates, occupations, pay rates, and receipt signatures from the employees of the Florida East Coast Railway, 1907-1909.

Access or Use Restrictions


The collection is open for research.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Florida East Coast Railway Ledgers, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.

Selected Subjects and Access Terms

Florida East Coast Railway -- History.

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